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Recruitment Opportunities

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21 Jul 2017

Quality Control Inspector

Categories: Recruitment, UK

Job title




Reporting To

Quality Manager

Direct Reports



UK, Brighouse



Description of Position

The QC Inspectors and their work are a pivotal part of the production process. The QC Inspectors primary duties are managing material and product inspections across the factory.  These processes enable manufacturing and shipment of product to meet customer requirements.  All organizational goals for safety, quality, delivery, and cost are supported.

Expected Behaviour 

  • Commitment to Deliver on time
  • Passion for excellence and winning together
  • Engaged and enthusiastic 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Assisting with the more complicated Inspection activities
  • Fault finding and problem-solving
  • Assisting the Supervisor with staff training and development
  • Examines samples of hardware and materials received to quality control personnel to obtain verification of manufacturers' certifications and authorizations to release items for production usage
  • Compiles and submits reports to quality control engineer.
  •  Monitor performance of quality processes to ensure effectiveness and efficiency
  •  Produce reports regarding non-conformance of products or processes, daily production quality, root cause  analyses, and quality trends.
  •  Manage and maintain standard operating procedures, forms, and documentation required with ISO 9001  certification.
  •  Use continuous improvement techniques and initiatives to improve current quality processes.
  •  Maintenance and upkeep of the Calibration Register.
  •  Maintenance and upkeep of the Internal/External Concessions Register
  • Assisting the Materials & Certification Controller as required
  •  Maintenance and upkeep of the Test Failure Register
  • Ensuring where identified, Dimensional Reports are created
  • Supplier liaison to resolve Supplier Rejects/NCRs’
  • This list is not exhaustive

General Skills 

  • Must be well-versed in reasoning ability, problem-solving, and decision making both on a human and technical level.
  • Understand the concepts around valve inspecting
  •  Highly focused attitude to “on time delivery” and Customer Service
  •  Committed and hard working with an attitude to be successful
  •  Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills to aid interaction and create buy in with all members of the organisation
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills in the areas of listening, speaking, and writing. 
  • Have a flexible approach to time management
  • Be able to react to different workloads throughout the day, some of which will be repetitive
  • Be able to work on your own initiative

Qualifications and Experience

  • Experience of inspecting all types of valves from ball, needle, check valves
  • Apprenticeship in Engineering or similar
  • 5 years experience

General Information

The whole business is built around the assembly of high-quality precision made valves and therefore the assembly staff are pivotal in the company’s development


As per department salary banding and depending on experience and skill level    

Working Hours

38 3/4 hours per week

Monday to Thursday    :  8.30am – 17.00pm – lunch 12.30 to 13.00 (or as required).

Friday                           : 8.30am – 15.45pm – lunch 12.30 to 13.00 (or as required).


33 days annual leave made up of flexible, statutory and end of year shutdown holidays.

After six months service access to a Health Care Cash Plan

Statutory Pension Scheme in line with automatic enrolment

Yearly ESPP Share scheme via Graco T&Cs apply


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